Christian Business & Networking Event
Saturday, March 30, 2013; 2:00-6:00pm
The Christian Business & Networking Event is an opportunity for Christian business owners/ entertainers/ churches/ministries and non-profit/charity groups to meet and share their services/products with each other as well as the event guests. Our vision is to provide our guests - Christian and non-Christian - with a positively charged atmosphere and a one-stop-shop event provided by spiritually like-minded people. Free admission & parking. Hosted by Nikki Clarke. At the Gospel Cafe, 5120 Dixie Road, Mississauga. For info call 519-732-8681 or www.beyondblissevents.ca
Worship Without Apology
Thursday, March 28, 2013; 7:30pm
Pastor Richard J. Brown and Kingsway Levitical Worship Arts presents the LIVE CD Release Celebration. At West End Worship Centre, 1344 Martin Grove Rd. Etobicoke. Doors Open @ 6:30pm. Tickets $10. for Concert ONLY, $20. for Concert and CD ($15. and $20. at the Door respectively.) 416-510-0700 or www.kclcministries.org.
The Struggle Tour w/Tenth Avenue North
Thursday, April 4, 2013; 7:00pm
Presented by Unite Productions. At Emmanuel Baptist Church, 374 Salem Road, Barrie. For information and ticket outlets go to www.UniteProductions.com.
York University Gospel Choir
Friday, April 5, 2013; 7:30pm
Saturday, April 6, 2013; 7:30pm
100+ voice York University Gospel Choir w/special guest artist Peter Moncrieffe. Under the direction of Professor Karen Burke. Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, York University (Keele & Steeles). Tickets available: www.yorku.ca/perform.
Upside Down Kingdom Tour
Thursday, April 11, 2013; 7:30-11:00pm
Join Shane Claiborne and singer/songwriter Jason Gray for an evening concert as they offer an invitation to revolutionize your faith. Join the movement to re-imagine the world. Event will be held at Forest Brook Community Church in Ajax and tickets are $10/person. More information can be found at: http://churches.worldvision.ca/re-imagine-the-world-concert/.
A night of worship with Paul Baloche
Friday, April 19, 2013; 7:00pm
With special guest Joel Auge. At Harvest Bible Chapel, 500 Great Lakes Blvd., Oakville. Tickets $15. advance, $20. door. For information and ticket outlets go to www.UniteProductions.com.
Don Moen in concert
Friday, April 26, 2013; 7:00pm
Presented by Unite Productions. At Church on the Queensway, 1536 The Queensway, Toronto. For information and ticket outlets go to www.UniteProductions.com.
Carman in concert
Sunday, April 28, 2013; 6:00pm
A special event presented by Church on the Queensway. Free admission (freewill offering will be taken). At Church on the Queensway, 1536 The Queensway, Toronto. For information visit www.thechurch.to or 416-255-0141.
Restore My Children Ministries
Saturday, May 4, 2013; 1:00-500pm
Global Kingdom Ministries, 12250 Markham Road, Scarborough. Come be refreshed and uplifted by prayer & worship. Pastor Naomi Lewis, Steve Rao and Jaqueline Collins inspire parents and leaders to believe what the heart of God is for the Children in our community. Join us and be blessed by our young musicians and vocal artists. Tickets are $25.00 Adult & $10:00 Children. For information call Naomi or Denise at 416-265-2300 or 416-397-1309 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
TobyMac’s Eye On It Tour
Saturday, May 4, 2013; 7:00pm
Featuring special guest Jamie Grace. Presented by Unite Productions. At Church on the Queensway, 1536 The Queensway, Toronto. For information and ticket outlets go to www.UniteProductions.com.
U of T Gospel Choir - Gospelfest
Saturday, May 4, 2013; 7:30pm
Wellspring Worship Centre (formerly Banfield Church), 89 Centre Ave. M2N 1A7. Special guest: Paulis Sanchez. $10/adv, $20/door. For more information, visit us at www.utgc.org or call us at 416-614-4872.
Saturday June 22, 2013
At Canada’s Wonderland in Vaughan. Featuring Chris Tomlin, Third Day, Thousand Foot Krutch, Hawk Nelson, Manic Drive. Emcee - KJ-52, and Justin Lookadoo, speaker. Tickets are available at 1-800-965-9324 or online at www.wonderjamfestival.com. For information call 905-832-7000.
Beruna Music Festival
July 19-20, 2013
Beruna Music Festival is a multi-day Christian music festival featuring international artists, speakers and performers over 2 full days at Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, Echo Beach and Heritage stage. Artists include Jeremy Camp, Tenth Avenue North, Family Force 5, Newworldson, All Sons & Daughters, Crowder, Starfield, Leeland, CALEB, The Royal Royal, To Tell, Josh Sellar, Drew Brown, GodRocks, Lovelite, The City Harmonic, and Sanctus Real. The Beruna Music Festival is a joint venture between Unite Productions Inc., Live Nation Canada and CTS TV.
Kingdom Bound 2013
August 4-7, 2013
Western New York’s annual four day, Christian family festival takes place on the Ontario Civic Holiday weekend. The lineup features artists and speakers such as Audio Adrenaline, Paul Baloche, Hillsong Live, Phil Keaggy, Lenny LeBlanc, Lecrae, Kevin Leman, Robin Mark, Newsboys, Laura Story, The City Harmonic, Thousand Foot Krutch, Brett Ullman, Matthew West and many more. Held at the Darien Lake Theme Park in Williamsville, NY. www.kingdombound.com.
Subway Stations of the Cross
March 29-31, 2013; 8:30pm
A homeless man delivers a message from God through song and spoken word. On stage at Sanctuary, 25 Charles St. East (a block south of Bloor just off of Yonge). $10. For tickets online: www.inschoi.com.
The Big Picture
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 7:00pm
The Big Picture, by Toronto playwright Dennis Hassell, is a stirring, epic drama that tells the story of God’s relationship to humankind as it is told in The Bible. It’s The Bible. In Two Hours. The sweeping narrative arc of this monumental play follows God’s promise to humanity, starting with creation, through the Old Testament, to the gospels and right through to Revelation. [www.theartsengine.ca/BigPicture.html.] At Upper Room Community Church at Theatre 24, AMC Interchange Theatres, Vaughan, ON (www.upperroom.ca) Tickets $15. General Admission, available at bigpicupperroom.eventbrite.com. 905-482-8722.
The Truth about the Shroud of Turin
Wednesday, March 27, 2013; 7:00pm
CLEAR, Redeemer University College’s Continuing Education program, offers participants to learn more about the most studied religious artifact in human history, why it is important, and how it can help us focus—but not be the focus of—our worship. Room 213. Contact: Rachel Janecek, Director, Continuing Education 905.648.2139 x4544 or email@example.com.
Early Childhood Educators conference
Saturday, April 27, 2013; 8:30am-2:45pm
The Association of Christian Schools International is hosting a one day conference for Early Childhood Educators (infancy to Grade 3) Held at Tyndale University College. Registration begins at 8:00am. 705-728-7344 or www.acsiec.org.
Billy Graham ‘My Hope’ Evangelism Training
Various dates and locations
You and people from your team (Pastors and lay leaders) are all invited to take advantage of this free (three hour) Billy Graham Master Training in relational evangelism to be taught in Ontario this month. The goal is that those who take the Master Training will want to share the resources and train their people on how to effectively reach their neighbours and friends for Christ with this video and personal witnessing idea.
Over the last ten years more than 1 million people have come to Christ and churches have been revived in the 57 countries where My Hope has been used. I hope that you will be able to come with your team to benefit from this free training and resources.
Please confirm your attendance by calling us toll free at 1-800-293-3717 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The times and locations of free Master Training events can be found online at www.myhopewithbillygraham.ca.
Newmarket Prayer Breakfast
Tuesday, March 26, 2013; 7:00am
Attend the Newmarket Prayer Breakfast to pray for elected officials business leaders and Newmarket residents. Location: Upper Canada Mall - 17600 Yonge St, Newmarket (North entrance) Tickets: $25. 647-722-4649.
2013 “Kingdom Now!” Spring Camp Meetings
April 4-14, 2013; 7:00pm nightly
Dr. Russ and Mave Moyer of Eagle Worldwide Ministries invite you to come out for vibrant worship, prophetic ministry, healings, signs and wonders. Guest speakers are recording artist Joshua Mills, Fred and Val Bennett from the Miracle Channel, Joan Geison, who ministers with healings,signs and wonders, and Dr. Jane Lowder, Director of Calvary Pentecostal Campground in Virginia. Held at Crossroads Centre, 1295 North Service Road, Burlington, Ontario L7R 4M2, in the Founder’s Hall. Admission and parking are free. Doors open 1 hour before service. Go to www.eagleworldwide.com or call 905-308-9991 for more information and speaker dates.
MissionFest Toronto 2013
April 11-13, 2013
MissionFest Toronto, the largest missions based conference in Central Canada, is dedicated to encouraging, educating and enlightening people of all ages to engage in missions in disaster relief, war-torn, poverty and disease stricken areas within the GTA and around the world.
MissionFest features programming geared towards men, women, singles, children, youth, church, mission and marketplace leaders, as well as artists. We are excited to announce our 2013 keynote speakers, Marie Miller (Foundations Ministries), Paul Johnson (Open Doors Canada), Joseph D’souza (Dalit Freedom Network), Danny MacKay (I Am Second), Michael Puffet (Jubilee Church & Training Centre) and Brett Ullman (Worlds Apart).
Attendees will have the opportunity to take part in MissionFest’s Rebuild and Restore workshops, 22 seminars, and over 120 missions’ related exhibits. Worship will be conducted by the GKM Worship Team, with special performances by Nema Children’s Choir.
The 18th annual MissionFest conference will take place at Global Kingdom Ministries, 1250 Markham Rd. Toronto, Canada. Freewill offerings will be taken at main sessions. On site parking is $5. www.missionfest.org.
Inspire Justice Conference
April 12-13, 2013
Anyone interested in pursuing Biblical Justice is invited as we are empowered to seek justice. With a focus on local and global concerns, speakers include Tony Campolo, professor emeritus Eastern University, Shane Claiborne, founder of The Simple Way and Dave Toycen, President of World Vision Canada. Conference will be held at Calvary Pentecostal in Cambridge. www.inspirejustice.ca.
The Laughopolis Comedy Combo Tour
April 15-21, 2013
Award winning comedian Leland Klassen is teaming up with the nationally recognized Improv comedy group, The Panic Squad, to bring you Canada’s largest clean comedy tour. Both performers have extensive professional experience bringing clean comedy to a wide range of diverse audiences across the continent. This April, The Laughopolis Comedy Combo Tour will bring that same amazing experience to Ontario.
The Comedy Combo Tour will feature comedy from two comedy genres; Improv, and Stand up. The show promises hilarious performances that are squeaky clean and designed to bring laughter to the whole family. (Ontario dates: Perth - Apr 15, Mississauga - Apr 16, Midland - Apr 17, Brockville - Apr 18, Peterborough - Apr 19, Orangeville - Apr 20, Wainfleet - Apr 21). www.lelandklassen.com or www.laughopolistv.com
April 19-21, 2013
At Goodwood Baptist Church in Goodwood ON, home of the Creation Research Museum of Ontario. Speakers include Dr. Gary Chiang biology professor at Redeemer University College in Ancaster, and Ian Juby founder of the Travelling Creation Science Museum of Canada. Participate in a fossil hunt and visit “The Rock Pile”. Free admittance to the museum for the whole weekend! For more information visit: www.creationweekend2013.weebly.com or contact Martin Legemaate at 905-888-0188 or email@example.com.
Prepare to Restore Younger Generations
Saturday, April 27, 2013; 10:00am to 4:00pm
Want to see young people return to God’s ways and purposes? IEC (Islington Evangel Centre) invites parents, grandparents, other adult groups, and young adults to connect with God’s heart for the generations at Prepare to Restore 2013. Rev. Marva Tyndale and others will share Biblical strategies and insights. In addition, you will have an opportunity to engage in prayer on behalf of youth and children. Join us at 49 Queens Plate Drive, Etobicoke. Free Admission. (9:30am registration) Child care provided. $6 lunch optional. Register at www.iecfamily.com or call 416-747-7208.
Closer Worship Conference
May 3-4, 2013
With Martin Smith and Bob Fitts, two of the world’s best worship leaders. This is a rare opportunity for you to experience what they have learned, to be up close and personal with them, and to hear from God! At Toronto City Church. Early Bird, $75. After April 8, $105. Venue only seats 350. (Admission to concert on May 5 is extra, bundles available.) www.torontocitychurch.com/closerworship.
2013 Ontario Prayer Breakfast
Thursday, May 30, 2013, 7:15-9:00am
A meeting of individuals to share a simple breakfast, to listen to a message of faith and to uphold our elected officials in prayer. Guest Speaker Paul Henderson, Musical Guest Ali Matthews. At The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street W., Toronto, ON M5J 1E3. Tickets: $50.00, Table of 10: $500. www.ontarioprayerbreakfast.ca.
Love and Respect Video Conference
June 7-8, 2013
(For couples and singles). This high energy practical marriage seminar is designed to help couples achieve the relationship they desire and to prepare singles for marriage. Based on Dr. Eggerichs best selling book”Love and Respect”. This conference will teach you how to achieve a brand new level of intimacy with your spouse. Hosted by Revivaltime Tabernacle Couples and Singles Ministry, 4340 Dufferin Street, Toronto. $15.00 USD before May 27, and $20.00 USD after (lunch can be purchased). To register visit: www.loveandrespect.com or call Karen Brown or Rev. Beresford Lewis at 416-630-9346. No childcare provided, no children or babies permitted during seminar session.
Motherhood Matters Golf Tournament
Tuesday, May 28, 2013; 12:00pm–7:30pm
The Motherhood Matters campaign is designed to raise support and awareness for mothers and children in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. International Child Care Canada invites everyone to gather up their family, friends and community for a relaxing, fun-filled day celebrating the mothers in our lives, while raising funds for mothers in Hispaniola. Golfing will be held at the Turnberry Golf Club (10100 Heart Lake Rd, Brampton, Ontario L6Z 0B4). Cost is $135 per person, which includes dinner and much more! Proceeds go towards supporting our maternal and child health programs. Visit ca.internationalchildcare.org, email Cecelia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 1-888-722-4453 ext. 295.
Haven Golf Tournament & Dinner
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Our 2nd fundraising Golf Tournament (in support of Haven on the Queensway) will be held at the Caledon Woods Golf Club. We will start with the BBQ lunch, Shotgun Start and Dinner to follow. Contact the Tournament Director Susan Carbone at email@example.com. For more information, please visit: www.havenontheq.com
Home Run - Limited GTA Engagement!
Baseball all-star Cory Brand knows what it takes to win in the big leagues. But off the field, with memories of his past haunting him, his life is spiraling out of control.
Hoping to save her client’s career and reputation after a DUI and a team suspension, Cory’s agent sends him back to the small town where he grew up. Forced to coach the local youth baseball team and spend eight weeks in the only recovery program in town, Cory can’t wait to return to his old life as quickly as possible.
As his young players help him experience the joy of the game, Cory discovers his need to find freedom from his past and hope for his future … and win back the love he left behind. With this unexpected second chance, Cory finds himself on a powerful journey of transformation and redemption.
Based on thousands of true stories, Home Run is a powerful reminder that with God, it’s never too late … because freedom is possible. www.homerunthemovie.com.
Plan & Prepare
April 5-June 8, 2013
Plan & Prepare is an enrichment seminar primarily designed for Christian Single Adults (never married, separated, single parents, single again) who are looking to plan and prepare for a divine connection with a future life-time partner. This seminar will prepare Single Adults to choose wisely which may result in a healthy, whole and Christ-Like Relationship.
Now serving in two new locations (Fridays in Burlington and Saturdays in Brampton). Seminar presenters will be Rev. Lorne Shepherd and Marlene M. MacKenzie. Please visit www.planandprepare.org or call 905-454-5428 for seminar topics, address, directions and more information.
7 Things Singles Should Accomplish Before They Get Married
Saturday May 04, 2013; 1:00-6:00pm
Live Seminar and Book Launch with international Author, Teacher, Musican, Nathan Salter. Hosted by Revivaltime Tabernacle Singles Ministry, 4340 Dufferin Street, Toronto. $15.00 before April 29th and $25.00 after (light lunch included). For info call 416 630-9346 or visit www.revivaltimetabernacle.com.
Everyone is warmly welcomed (wheelchair access)to this Christ-centered 12-step program that helps individuals find freedom from their hurts, habits and hang-ups. Every Tuesday at 6.30, FREE DINNER is served at The Church of The Nazarene, 320 Bronte Road, Oakville, followed by our CR program and Solid Rock Café. Sponsored by Northern Praise Ministries and Solid Gold Foundations Church. Pastor Michelle Sim 905-844-0909 or www.SolidGoldFoundations.com.
Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centred recovery program providing a safe place to find freedom from life’s hurts, hang-ups and habits. Come join us every Friday night 7-10pm at Brampton West Alliance Church, 1 Regan Rd., Unit 20, Brampton. 905-840-2991 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. www.bramptonwestalliance.com.
Coping with Bereavement
Wed., April 10, 2013; 10:00am-12:00pm
Thursday, April 11, 2013; 7:00pm-9:00pm
A community program offering support and education to those grieving the loss of a loved one through death. Separate groups are held for: Loss of a spouse, Loss of a parent or sibling, Sudden death by accident or suicide. At Bramalea Baptist Church, 9050 Dixie Rd. Bramalea. Please register with Ethel 905-790-6620 or email@example.com.
March 19-May 14, 2013
Wellspring Worship Centre hosts a ladies morning craft time for 8 weeks. Start or continue working on Painting, Scrapbooking, Quilting, Stitching. At 89 Centre Ave, North York, 416-223-3496 ext 37. $25.00 for the 8 weeks.
Toronto East Christian Women’s Breakfast
Tuesday, March 26, 2013; 9:15-11:30am
An Interesting Morning Coffee. Feature: Fashion Show with Shelley - She will help you find your unique style. Soloist: Jacelyn Holmes. Speaker: Julie Eby, on the subject: Who is in the driver’s seat? Cost $10.00 - per person. Free parking. Elevator access if needed. Location: White Shield Banquet Hall (Flipper’s Fish House Entrance), 2300 Lawrence Ave. East, Scarborough (NW corner at Kennedy). For reservations or information, please call Mary 416-431-5099.
You Were Made For More Conference
April 5-6, 2013
Presented by Women of Worth Ministries. Lisa Osteen Comes is from Lakewood Church in Texas where she ministers alongside her brother Joel Osteen. Lisa has survived a mail bomb explosion, birth defects, an unwanted divorce, infertility and broken dreams. Cost for the weekend is $49 per person, pre-register by March 18th 2013. No child care provided. Presented by Women of Worth Ministries. Held At Brampton Christian Family Church, 9446 McLaughlin Road, Brampton, Tel: 905.456.2658 www.bcfc.ca.
Hamilton Women’s Connection Breakfast
Thursday April 18, 2013; 9:30–11:15am
Presented by Stonecroft Ministries. Held at Michelangelo’s Banquet Centre, 1555 Upper Ottawa St., Hamilton. Speaker and Special Feature: Fashion Show. Full Breakfast. Cost $14 incl. To reserve call 905-575-0607. www.stonecroftcanada.org.
Toronto East Christian Women’s Breakfast
Tuesday, April 23, 2013; 9:15-11:30am
An Interesting Morning Coffee. Feature: “Getting Your Home Ready for Spring”. Soloist: Maria Armstrong. Speaker: Anne McDowell, on the subject: Through it all, there is God! Cost $10.00 - per person. Free parking. Elevator access if needed. Location: White Shield Banquet Hall (Flipper’s Fish House Entrance), 2300 Lawrence Ave. East, Scarborough (NW corner at Kennedy). For reservations or information, please call Mary 416-431-5099.
Ladies Legacy Event
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 7:00pm
Presented by Women of Worth Ministries. A Dessert Extravaganza, with comedian Leslie Norris-Townsend. Her appearances include the Tonight Show, Comedy Central and others! Leslie is one of the funniest, most entertaining Christian Comedians working today! Advanced ticket sales only $15 per person or group rate of 8 for $100. No child care provided. Held At Brampton Christian Family Church, 9446 McLaughlin Road, Brampton, Tel: 905.456.2658 www.bcfc.ca.